Soon, synthetic spider silk that`s five times stronger than steel

Synthetic spider silk that`s five times stronger than steel speeding toward commercial reality.

Genetic spider silk could lead to stroger fibres

Scientists have genetically engineered silkworms to make artificial spider silk, a breakthrough that could lead to the development of stronger fibres for textiles, bandages.

Silk protein boosts e-book efficiency: Scientists

Silk fibroin can be used in transistors, which are used in e-paper, and increase their efficiency.